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Double positive: stories of pregnant mothers with COVID-19

Double positive: stories of pregnant mothers with COVID-19 Pregnancy comes with extra risks during the pandemic. (Unsplash/Courtesy of Anastasiia Chepinska) (Unsplash/Anastasiia Chepinska)
JP Staff (The Jakarta Post)
Jakarta   ●   Thu, November 25, 2021

Women who faced both pregnancy and COVID-19 during the peak of the pandemic went through unfathomable challenges that have remained with them until today.

When the pandemic peaked in mid-2021, expectant mothers faced the risk of terrifying complications as health services found themselves overwhelmed with cases. 

As the disease was novel, medical experts could not yet tell how adversely the coronavirus would affect the mother and the child, both in the short and long run. 

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